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cname and wordpress domain map

I have a domain like this (www.example.com.br) and I'm also the manager for the domain and the nameservers too (the nameservers are Bind). Now I have a blog from wordpress.com and I wanted to map ...
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Are there DNS servers supporting ALIAS type for apex records?

DNSimple and AWS Route53 are supporting ALIAS records that allow similar functionality to CNAMES for @ (Apex) records in DNS. I'm running a DNS server (Bind) that is currently hosting around 1500 ...
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BIND and SERVFAIL

I know that this is a little outside the scope of this website, but I am trying to set up a test DNS server, and it absolutely refuses to resolve the local domains. I've tried following the advice of ...
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217 views

How to add a CNAME for localhost in BIND 9?

I am doing web development and host the local versions of sites on my machine. I have Linux Slackware 14.0 with BIND 9.9.1-P3. In my named.conf I have this: zone "localhost" IN { type master; ...
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Detect CNAME chains in BIND zone file

Are there any tools available to automatically detect (and optionally correct) CNAME chains in BIND zone files? I am trying to clean up a rather large zone file (15,000+ resource records) so I'm ...
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161 views

Easy way to shorten up bind9 zone config?

Is there an easy way to put some kind of variables into bind9 zone files? Lets say i have a bunch of different zone-files, and i would like to define my ip's in one config file. So that i can make ...
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creating subdomain entry(ies) — should I add a CNAME record pointing to @ or create a new A record?

Is it better to have a fewer A records and dozens of CNAME records or vice verca? One (or few) A records per unique IP and many CNAME records per A record: @ 3600 IN A 123.123.123.123 a ...
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CNAME record setting for google apps in BIND9

I need to reset the admin account and password for the google apps control panel because the old admin is virtually not available . In order to verify the ownership, CNAME record need to edited as per ...
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519 views

CNAME rule being ignored

On a server with Plesk installed I have added a CNAME rule pointing from one of the sites subdomains to an external website. I have checked the named configuration for that domain name and it shows ...
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Use external name server for one specific cname?

Right now when I ping ex1.example.com the IP address is looked up in my local name server. But what I would like is that this specific cname ex1.example.com is always lookuped in ...